Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1228 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

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PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-
1228 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS CANCELLED THE
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.

LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED LITTLE SNOWFALL THROUGH THE MORNING IN
THE VALLEYS OF SOUTHWEST COLORADO. SNOWFALL MAY PICK UP AGAIN LATE
THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING...BUT ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED
TO BE LESS THAN TWO INCHES. THEREFORE THE WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORIES HAVE BEEN CANCELLED.

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GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SKYWAY...OURAY...TELLURIDE...
LAKE CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS
1228 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MST
THURSDAY...

* TIMING...AFTER A LULL THIS EARLY AFTERNOON...SNOW WILL BECOME
  WIDESPREAD INTO THE EVENING. SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO DIMINISH
  INTO THE EARLY MORNING HOURS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL RESULT IN ICY AND SNOWPACKED
  ROADS AND HIGHWAYS...ESPECIALLY OVER THE MOUNTAIN SUMMITS. THE
  COMBINATION OF SNOW AND FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY BELOW 1 MILE
  AT TIMES. AREAS OF DRIFTING SNOW WILL OCCUR ABOVE TIMBERLINE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND/OR
BLOWING SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

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